Government Shutdown

Arlington National Cemetery will remain open and conduct normal operations during the government shutdown.

Our current hours of operation are 8 a.m.-5 p.m., seven days a week.

Information for Journalists

Journalists at Arlington National Cemetery

The Arlington National Cemetery Public Affairs Office responds to press queries, facilitates and conducts media interviews, and provides media escorts for Arlington National Cemetery's public events and open funeral services. In addition, the Public Affairs Office coordinates interview requests from the media for Arlington National Cemetery staff. Interested media should contact the

Public Affairs Office
(877) 907-8585

If they are interested in covering events, filming the grounds, or conducting interviews on Arlington property or with Arlington National Cemetery employees.